The Powassan Virus reportedly does not have a vaccine that can work against it.
Authorities say deer ticks that could carry the Lyme disease-causing bacteria will be active earlier this year.
Lyme disease has been widespread in UK, particularly in the Western Isles. It has also been spotted just last year in Arkansas. To determine the presence of tick-borne illness in Arkansas the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is collaborating with insect scientists at the flagship campus in Fayetteville who are sampling certain environments for ticks.
A new wearable sensor can help track one's health and may detect the presence of Lyme disease, a bacterial infection that could affect the joints, heart and nervous system.
A new species of bacteria, called Borrelia mayonii, that causes Lyme diseasehas been discovered by CDC team in the US.
Amid her continuing struggle with chronic Lyme disease since 2012, Real Housewives on Beverly Hills star Yolanda Foster took to the social media in expressing thanks to people who helped her in her painful ordeal with the tick-borne illness.
The 20-year old supermodel daughter of Real Housewives star Yolanda Foster, Gigi Hadid, won the 'Master Chef Celebrity Showdown' with $25, 000 prize money that she planned to donate to a Lyme disease charity.
Ticks that can carry and transmit Lyme disease can be found in nearly 50 percent of all counties in the United States, a new study found.
A new literature review found that "water on the knee," or knee effusion, could be an early sign of Lyme disease.
The CDC is now reporting that Lyme disease affects 300,000 people per year, not 30,000.
Researchers reported that a different tick-borne illness that resembles Lyme disease is expected to be on the rise this summer.
In 2011, 18 girls and one boy in Le Roy, New York developed mysterious Tourette's syndrome-like symptoms.
A clinical trial testing the effects of a Lyme disease vaccine proves to be successful so far in protecting the body from the infection.